Rungwe

Observations of Deformation

Volcano number:222166
Region:
Country:Tanzania
Geodetic measurements?No
Measurement method(s):No measurements
Characteristics of deformation:

No geodetic studies have even been published on Rungwe volcano, which is the largest volcano in the Karonga basin. The volcano has a 4 km wide caldera, and basaltic cones can be found to the NW of the volcano. It is thought that there were explosive and effusive eruptions during the Holocene, the most recent of which possiblly 1200 years ago.

Reference(s):N/A
Location:-9.135, 33.67
REST API endpoint (JSON):https://comet.nerc.ac.uk/wp-json/volcanodb/v1/volcano/1599

Latest Sentinel-1 Data

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